Sara's Fave Photos Blog

Check out my new book, Flowers of Volunteer Park Conservatory. And welcome to Sara's Fave Photos Blog at Love That Image. My goal is to take a photo that is as compelling and beautiful as in real life, with no or minimal Photoshop work. You may copy a photo but link to lovethatimage.com. Thank you for your thoughtful comments, and thanks for visiting.

Published Thursday, June 21, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Happy Solstice!

May your skies always be bright. Happy longest day of the year to you!

Sun and shadow and orange sky

Linking up with Through My Lens Monday, Our World Tuesday, Tuesday’s Wordless Wednesday, Pictorial Tuesday, Wordless Wednesday, Wednesday Around the World (WATW)Orange You Glad It’s Friday, Skywatch Friday, Friday Just Be, Pink Saturday, My Sunday Photo, and Sunday Snap. Have a great summer!

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Published Sunday, June 17, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Carding Mill rose

One of my new David Austin roses, the delicate Carding Mill beauty.

Apricot/peachy orange color and many, many petals in this fragrant Carding Mill David Austin rose.

Also on Through My Lens Monday, Macro Monday, Our World Tuesday, Pictorial Tuesday, Tuesday’s Wordless WednesdayWordless Wednesday, Wednesday Around the World (WATW), Floral Bliss Wednesday, Orange You Glad It’s Friday, Floral Friday, Friday Just Be, Pink Saturday, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, My Sunday Photo, and Sunday Snap. Have a great week!

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Published Thursday, June 14, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Water view at dusk

A peaceful view of Puget Sound from Three Tree Point, south of Seattle.

Water, luminous sky and serenity at dusk

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Published Tuesday, June 12, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Peace rose after rain

A soft rain on the roses is a marvelous thing, when the sun reappears.

Water droplets adorn a peace rose after a rain

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Published Friday, June 8, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Orange pants

This is one of those photos…I just like, even love. Hope you do too.

Yellow top, orange terra cotta pants, and a tattoo or two

Connecting up with Through My Lens Monday, Our World Tuesday, Tuesday’s Wordless Wednesday, Pictorial Tuesday, Wordless Wednesday, Wednesday Around the World (WATW)Orange You Glad It’s Friday, Friday Just Be, Pink Saturday, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, My Sunday Photo, and Sunday Snap. I hope you enjoy your day, and please come visit here again soon.

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Published Monday, June 4, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Great blue heron

While at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Seattle the other day, we saw a great blue heron from pretty close by, looking for lunch. A tough job.

A great blue heron searches patiently for some fish to eat

Linking with Through My Lens Monday, Macro Monday, Blue Monday, Our World Tuesday, Tuesday’s Wordless Wednesday, Pictorial Tuesday, Wordless Wednesday, Wednesday Around the World (WATW)Orange You Glad It’s Friday, Friday Just Be, Camera Critters, Pink Saturday, My Sunday Photo, and Sunday Snap. Have a great day!

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Published Friday, June 1, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

McCaw Hall wall

These metallic and gleaming color fields are so very beautiful to me. And padded! We went to see the ballet and this was a real bonus.

Warm, iridescent colors on the walls at McCaw Hall in Seattle

Also posting at Through My Lens Monday, Blue Monday, Ruby Tuesday 2, Our World Tuesday, Tuesday’s Wordless Wednesday, Pictorial Tuesday, Wordless Wednesday, Wednesday Around the World (WATW)Orange You Glad It’s Friday, Friday Just Be, Pink Saturday, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, My Sunday Photo, and Sunday Snap. Have a great day, and come visit here again soon.

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Published Thursday, May 31, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Art car

Not sure what this is supposed to be, but I love it. Your thoughts?

Pink and purple art car, with a sploosh of… water? on top

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Published Monday, May 28, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Geese in a park

Got to visit the Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Garden near the Ballard Locks in Seattle the other day. So lovely. Here are some large geese feeding on a lawn.

Geese feed in the shade in the late afternoon in the Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Garden

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Published Friday, May 25, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Pink peonies bouquet

So intensely fragrant!

Incandescent pale pink peonies against a dark background

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Published Tuesday, May 22, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Painted old house

San Francisco isn’t the only town with beautifully painted old houses. This painted lady lives in the University District of Seattle, on “The Avenue.”

Candy colors and creativity decorate this old house in Seattle

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Published Saturday, May 19, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Puppy at street fair

This German Shepherd/Great Pyrenees mix puppy was a show stopper at the U-District Street Fair in Seattle today. Winter is just nine weeks old and will be about 110 lbs. when fully grown. This photo does not really show how utterly fluffy he is, but it does show the joy he brought to crowds and crowds of people in the few minutes I watched.

#iamsofluffy Incredibly cute puppy named Winter at the University District Street Fair today

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